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Updated February 14, 2018
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International Truck and Engine CEO Lewis Campbell
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Pros
  • Good pay and docent benefits; Smart people, challenging and interesting work (in 6 reviews)

  • Good work environment,a few nice people,decent benefits, (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • First of all upper management does nothing but push continuous improvement every year but apparently that doesn't apply to them (in 8 reviews)

  • Bad management and too much focusing on numbers (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Mechanical Development Technician"

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    Former Employee - Mechanical Development Technician in Melrose Park, IL
    Former Employee - Mechanical Development Technician in Melrose Park, IL

    I worked at International Truck and Engine full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work with, management was excellent.

    Cons

    Echoing rumors of lay offs.

    Advice to Management

    none


  2. "Advise Below"

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    Former Employee - Truck Sales Manager in Frisco, TX
    Former Employee - Truck Sales Manager in Frisco, TX

    I worked at International Truck and Engine full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay is decent low $100s

    Cons

    50% of 40 hour work week behind a windshield. Travel via car 20 plus hours a week. Every week 95% travel.

    Advice to Management

    No guidance whatsoever. Management is irrational. Absolutely no work/life balance.

  3. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at International Truck and Engine full-time

    Pros

    Solid management teams and collaboration.

    Cons

    Company outcome is currently unsure.


  4. "To many chiefs"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Pay is ok. Meet interesting ppl. Usually clean and safe for a factory. Was lot of overtime available.

    Cons

    Not enough backing from management, always holding your job over your head.


  5. "Assembly worker"

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    Current Employee - Assembly Worker in Springfield, OH
    Current Employee - Assembly Worker in Springfield, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at International Truck and Engine full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    U.A.W Union has people how care about us . They have all ways helpful to me .best benefits around .

    Cons

    401k 5 years invested and goes buy your age how much Percentage per quarter.


  6. "Great company with opportunities"

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    Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Chesterfield, MO
    Current Employee - OUTSIDE SALES in Chesterfield, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at International Truck and Engine full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    So many opportunities to move around in company. Each division has opportunities but for a corporate job must move to Chicago.

    Cons

    Fast paced. Commission plan is excellent if you are experienced in automotive sales. Mileage is paid at .55 a mile if using your vehicle.

    Advice to Management

    Better starting salary and reduce as employer gets experience.


  7. "Great Place"

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    Current Employee - Chief Engineer in Lisle, IL
    Current Employee - Chief Engineer in Lisle, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at International Truck and Engine full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and docent benefits; Smart people, challenging and interesting work

    Cons

    Commercial vehicle market, competition, no-so forgiven customers (past quality mistakes) still haunt us..

    Advice to Management

    some good managers, and some not so good; A more formal management training would be valuable...

  8. "Excellent Company, good vision, great ambitions"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at International Truck and Engine full-time

    Pros

    International Truck is a well run company. In a competitive marketplace, it distinguishes itself with a broad and deep product line. Good pay, great home/work mix, empowered employees.

    Cons

    There were times at the company that were hard. Workforce reductions, location consolidations.

    Advice to Management

    Make the most of the deal with Volkswagen. COntinue to trust in the employees


  9. "Overall Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lisle, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lisle, IL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at International Truck and Engine full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    People are friendly
    Casual dress code
    Nice Facilities

    Cons

    Chaotic Strategy that changes frequently
    Promises by management are not always kept
    Lots of politics to get things done


  10. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at International Truck and Engine full-time

    Pros

    Work Culture, benefits, learning opportunities

    Cons

    Not much that I can think of.


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